919 thumb Hemlock- Northern Hardwood Forests of the Watershed Center

Collecting data about the biodiversity of the Northern Hardwood Forest ecosystem is important because biodiversity is one sign that the ecosystem is healthy. It shows that it’s a healthy ecosystem because having biodiversity means that it has what the plants and animals need to survive. ...more ↓

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Yellow Birch 1
Betula alleghaniensis
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Striped Maple 2
Acer pensylvanicum
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Sugar Maple 2
Acer saccharum
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Eastern Red-backed Salamander 2
Plethodon cinereus
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American Beech 2
Fagus grandifolia
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Long-spurred Violet 2
Viola rostrata
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Eastern Newt 2
Notophthalmus viridescens
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wild columbine 2
Aquilegia canadensis
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Eastern Chipmunk 3
Tamias striatus
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Bracken 2
Pteridium aquilinum
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Wild Sarsaparilla 2
Aralia nudicaulis
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Red Fox 4
Vulpes vulpes
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Blackberry 5
Rubus allegheniensis
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Spotted Salamander 6
Ambystoma maculatum
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Hobblebush 7
Viburnum lantanoides
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Eastern White Pine 8
Pinus strobus
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Wolf's Milk 2
Lycogala epidendrum
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Millipedes 2
Diplopoda
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Poison Ivy 9
Toxicodendron radicans
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Gray Treefrog 10
Hyla versicolor

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